HP's Buying Giant Software Company Autonomy and Spinning Off Its PC Business?

Whoa: HP, the largest computer company in the world, is rumored to be buying Autonomy—an enterprise software company—for $10 billion, and spinning off its PC business as another company. We'll see what that means soon, probably. [Bloomberg]


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It's not a bad idea, but is the 2nd largest UK enterprise software company worth $10 billion? I'm asking - I've never heard of them.

How is Lenovo doing these days, having re-flagged the old IBM PC hardware line? (Again, I'm asking, not snarking—I really don't know.)